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LJMS’s Galeazzi named top middle school teacher

Good news from Lawrence Jones Middle School in Rohnert Park – English teacher Rae Galeazzi has been named the Region 1 California League of Middle Schools educator of the year. The honor means Galeazzi, a 31-year veteran, will be honored at the California League of Middle Schools annual conference in Sacramento in March. One of the 11 regional nominees will be named California’s teacher of the year and represent California at an event in Washington, D.C. Galeazzi was chosen as… Read More »

Healdsburg Middle’s Fonseca honored

Healdsburg School District has pulled a double after both Healdsburg Junior High teacher Lili Fonseca and Healdsburg High School teacher Joe DiOrio both won California League of Schools teacher of the year awards in their respective categories. To read about DiOrio, see yesterday’s blog post. Fonseca will represent Region 1 at the annual California League of Middle Schools conference in Sacramento in February. Fonseca gave a moving speech about her experiences as a teacher that shaped her approach to teaching,… Read More »